Preliminary Accident Reports

August 2002 Issue

May 22, Mobile, Ariz. / Grob G120A

At about 1505 mountain time, a Grob G120A making a maintenance test flight crashed while maneuvering near Mobile, killing the pilot. A witness said the airplane was flying fast and low at a 90-degree left bank. The nose pitched toward the ground, then the wings leveled as the airplane struck the ground....

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